Exposure-response relationship between passive smoking and adult pulmonary function.

@article{Xu1995ExposureresponseRB,
  title={Exposure-response relationship between passive smoking and adult pulmonary function.},
  author={X. P. Xu and By Guan Li},
  journal={American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine},
  year={1995},
  volume={151 1},
  pages={41-6}
}
  • X. P. Xu, By Guan Li
  • Published 1995 in
    American journal of respiratory and critical care…
The effects of exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) on pulmonary function were investigated in a random sample of 1,033 adults aged 40 to 69 yr from a residential area in Beijing. Compared with those not exposed, those exposed to ETS either at home or at work were associated with a 102-ml (SE = 40 ml) reduction in FEV1 and a 151-ml (SE = 44 ml) reduction in FVC after adjustment for confounding factors. Home and work ETS exposure was respectively associated with a 102-ml (SE = 33 ml… CONTINUE READING

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